18 October 2018

Air Force identifies California guardsman killed in Ukraine

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The California guardsman killed Tuesday in a fighter jet crash in Ukraine has been identified as Lt. Col. Seth “Jethro” Nehring. Nehring’s unit, the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, released his name late Wednesday night in a statement posted on the unit’s Facebook page. “It’s with a heavy heart we share the news that we lost a member of our team yesterday,” the statement said. “A loss of any kind is always difficult and our thoughts and prayers go out to Jethro’s family and friends.” Nehring was [...]